Meet Our Awesome Team
Dr. Krishna C. Chunduri. M.D.
Anesthesiologist & Pain Management Physician
Krishna C. Chunduri, M.D. is board certified in Pain Medicine and Anesthesiology, and is currently the Director of Pain Medicine at Saint Anthony Hospital and formerly the Chief of Anesthesia. He graduated from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign with a degree in Biology, and then completed medical school receiving his medical degree from St. Georges University. At St. Louis University he completed a transitional internship followed by an anesthesiology residency where he took keen interest and trained extensively in pain management. Dr. Chunduri’s specialty interests include interventional pain medicine, treatment of chronic pain, and effective treatment of the injured worker so as to ensure a rapid return to the workplace.
Dr. Phillip A. Gattas D.C.
Dr. Phillip A. Gattas is a Board Certified graduate of Logan College of Chiropractic. He has been in practice in the Chicagoland area since 1990. For the greater part of those years, Dr. Gattas’ specialty has been the effective treatment of the injured worker in order to ensure a rapid return to the workplace. Besides helping the injured, he loves to read, and has had an interest in and participated in such sports as bicycling, skiing, golf, archery, and fencing. He has also been known to ride his motorbike when he can. His philosophy has always been to provide excellent patient care while promoting optimal healing and wellness. Dr. Gattas is fluent in English and Spanish.
Dr. Oleh S. Paly M.D.
Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
Dr. Paly was born in Chicago and completed his undergraduate studies at Loyola University of Chicago. His medical studies, as well his specialty training, were completed at The Chicago Medical School. Board Certified in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Dr. Paly is a clinical assistant professor at The Chicago Medical School. His professional affiliations include the American Academy of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, the American Medical Association, the American Association of Electrodiagnostic Medicine, and others. Dr. Paly has been performing electrodiagnostic testing in the Chicago area for over 15 years. He is fluent in Polish, Spanish, and English.
Our Massage Therapist
Lauren Wiske PT, DPT, CLT completed her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in February of 2020. Originally from Colorado, she completed her B.S in Health and Exercise Science at Colorado State University in 2017. She has experience treating patients post-surgically, post-injury, and through the management of chronic conditions. She specializes in the treatment of primary lymphedema, secondary lymphedema, and conditions resulting in swelling as a Certified Lymphedema Therapist, and in the treatment of Parkinson’s Disease as an LSVT BIG provider. She enjoys traveling and camping and has currently been to 33/50 states as well as several National Parks. Lauren, her boyfriend, and their dog Gus moved to Chicago in July of 2020 and they are excited to explore the midwest.
Maira Gonzalez is the Office Manager for Core Rehab. She is a Chicago native, born and raised in Pilsen. She is kind, compassionate, and cares about every patient. She looks after and manages all aspects of customer service, including helping patients with their scheduling, payments, and other administrative needs. She is fluent in English and Spanish.
Maira is family-oriented. In her spare time, she enjoys game/movie nights and going on long walks with her husband and four children.